Worried about inhaling disinfectant fumes while pregnant

Patient

Q: I am about 7 weeks pregnant and someone in my office sprayed a disinfectant all over their desk. After a while the smell overcame the whole office area, so I put on the air purifier about 30 minutes after he initially sprayed, which did help. I'm so scared now...Should I be concerned this harmed my baby?

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